Khalida Popal was the first captain of the woman's football team in Afghanistan until she was forced to flee after receiving death threats from the Taliban.
Khaled El-Masri, a German of Lebanese origin, was wrongly kidnapped and handed to the CIA in 2004 as part of its rendition and torture programme.
At least 26 have been killed and 18 injured in suicide blast in the Afghan capital. The bomber struck as people were leaving a Shi'ite shrine following celebrations for Persian new year.
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says sections of Taliban are open to talks with Afghan government during inpromptu trip to the country.
The pipeline — developed by the TAPI Pipeline Company — will carry 33 billion cubic metres of natural gas a year and create about 12,000 jobs.
Saturday's Kabul bombing death toll rises to 103, with 235 wounded.
Scores killed and more than 150 wounded following deadly Taliban bombing in Afghan capital.
Dozens of people killed and scores badly hurt after deadly suicide bombing in Afghan capital Kabul.
Fourteen foreigners confirmed dead in Kabul hotel attack, at least four Afghan citizens were also killed.
Safia Ebrahimi Momtaz founded the first yoga club for women in Kabul. Women come to her classes to improve their self-esteem, she tells Euronews.
A suicide attack at a funeral in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Sunday has killed at least 15 people and wounded 13, according to the governor’s spokesman.
A young Afghan migrant has been killed as panic broke out on an overcrowded refugee boat near Greece.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is under fire from his own department over the question of child soldiers.
ISIL gunmen disguised as policemen have stormed a TV station in Kabul, killing one person and wounding at least 20 others
The Afghanistan government is calling for a ban of messaging services WhatsApp and Telegram.
US soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who spent five years in Taliban captivity, will instead be dishonourably discharged
An explosion in the diplomatic zone of Kabul, has killed at least three people and caused numerous casualties, with the number of dead and injured expected to rise.
A milestone decree sees Iran open its schools to all refugee children, even the undocumented ones
A kidnapped U.S. Canadian couple held hostage in Pakistan for nearly five years has returned to Canada.
The ICRC says it has no option but to reduce staff after fatal attacks this year.
Human rights group Amnesty International is urging European nations to stop sending Afghans who do not qualify for asylum back to what it describes as their "deeply unsafe" home country.
Pilot said he wasn't prepared to fly Samim Bigzad to Afghanistan because his 'life was in danger'
One person has been killed and others injured in an explosion in the Afghan capital of Kabul. The explosion occurred close to the US Embassy.
Second car bombing strikes Helmand just days after similar blast in Lashkar Gah
At least 20 people have been reported dead in an attack at a Shiite mosque in Kabul
Speaking in Arlington, Virginia, the US President said that his new strategy for Afghanistan would kill terrorists and honour the sacrifices made by American service personnel